School Closings Tuesday - February 2, 2016

Here are all the latest school, business and organization closures and delays that we have been made aware of. As we learn of more, they will be added to the list. 

School Closings:

Austin Public Schools: Closed

Byron Public Schools: Closed

Caledonia Public Schools: Closed (SACC open 6a-4p; 5th-12th grade band concert rescheduled for Feb. 16)

Chatfield Schools: Closed (No activities and No Valleyland)

Dover-Eyota: Closed

Fillmore Central Public Schools: Closed (SACC and Daycare open)

Grand Meadow Schools: Closed

Hayfield & SACC: Closed

Headstart- Olmsted & Freeborn counties: Closed

Houston Public Schools: Closed

Kasson Headstart: Closed

Kasson Mantorville: Closed

Kingdom Kids Preschool: Closed

Lanesboro Schools: Closed...Daycare will be Open

LeRoy-Ostrander Public Schools: Closed

Lyle Public Schools: Closed

Mabel-Canton Public Schools: Closed

MN School of Business: Closing at Noon

MN State College SE Technical in Winona and Red Wing: Campuses: Closed

NRHEG School: Closed

NICC Calmar: Closed

NICC Cresco Center: Closed

P-E-M Public Schools: Closed

Pine Island School: Closed

RCTC: Closed (No classes or activities)

Riverland Community College - Austin - Albert Lea - Owatonna: Closed

Rochester Beacon Academy: Closed

Rochester Catholic Schools: Closed

Rochester Off-Campus Charter High School: Closed

Rochester Public Schools Closed :

  • School Age Child Care will be open 8:30am-12 noon at Northrop Education Center.
  • All Community Education/PAIIR daytime and evening classes for early childhood, youth, adults, and adults with exceptional abilities are canceled.
  • Hawthorne Education Center is closed.
  • All community building reservations are canceled.
  • All Professional Growth Academy classes are canceled.
  • All after school activities and athletics (including practices) are canceled.
  • The February 2, 2016 School Board Meeting is postponed until February 16, 2016 at 5:30 PM.

Spring Grove Schools: Closed

Stewartville Public Schools: Closed

St. Ansgar Schools: Closed

St. Charles Schools: Closed (SACC open)

St. Johns Lutheran School in Wykoff: Closed

St. Mary's University-Rochester Center: Closed

Southland School: Closed

UMR Campus: Closing at 12:30 pm

University of MN Rochester: Closing at 12:30 pm

Winona Area Public Schools: Closed


WSU-Winona: All classes after 2:00 pm are Canceled

Y-Tots Preschool: Closed

ZED/ALC-South Campus: Closed

Zumbrota-Mazeppa Schools: Closed

Zumbrota Headstart: Closed

Businesses, Churches, Organizations, etc

Allegro School of Dance and Music: No dance classes or music lessons tonight

Alpha Delta Kapa Chi Chapter Dinner: Cancelled Tuesday evening

Apache Mall is closing at 4pm  (Department store hours may vary)

Austin Public Library: Closed (Note: the Library is also closed Thursday for a staff in-service)

Bethel Lutheran Church: Musical practice for THE PROMISE is canceled for tonight

Blue Moon-Rochester: No Classes Tonight

Byron American Legion: Closed Today and No Tuesday Night Bingo

Channel One Food Shelf and Channel One Food Bank: Closing at Noon today

CR BARD Stewartville Manufacturing: No 2nd and 3rd shift for Tuesday, Feb. 2nd.  Regular business and manufacturing hours on Wednesday, Feb. 3rd

Edge Fitness: Closing at 6:00 pm; Opening tomorrow at 8:00 am (No babysitting or group fitness)

First Alliance Credit Union: All locations Closing at 2:00 pm

First Care Pregnancy Center: Closed today

Fountain Center Outpatient Facility: All facilities are Closed

Fountain Center of Rochester: No Evening Adult or Adolescence Groups

Halcon: Plant Closing at 11:30 am...No 2nd Shift

Marshall Art Fitness Center-Rochester: No Classes Tonight

MBT Bank: Closing at 11 am

Nature's Best Dry Cleaner: Closing at 3:00 pm

Northgate Health Club: Closing at 3:00 pm

Opportunity Services- Rochester, Byron, Kasson: Closed

Quality Pork Processors, Inc.: Canceled all 2nd Shift Hog Operations for February 2, 2016 due to Hog Inventory shortage.   This affects QPP Hog Operations ONLY.  Check out web site for any other schedule changes.

Hormel Foods Austin Plant: will remain open for all shifts today and tomorrow, even though Quality Pork Processors, Inc is canceling all 2nd shifts.  We realize that due to the inclement weather, some employees may choose not to come in.   For those employees who do choose to come in, we will have work available for them.

Rochester Athletic Club: Closing at 1:30 pm

Rochester Area Family YMCA: Group fitness classes will be cancelled from 1:00 pm Tuesday, Feb. 2nd until 12:00 pm Wednesday, Feb. 3rd.  Tuesday evening swimming lessons are cancelled and are rescheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 9th

Rochester Jets Gymnastics: Closed today

Rochester Public Library Book Mobile: Off the road for the rest of the day

Rochester Public Transit: Last trip is at 5:15 pm, except for night route which will be at 7:40 pm

Rochester Senior Center: Closed

SMART Transit services Closed

Tuohy Furniture Corporation of Chatfield: No Night Shift Production